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Solo: My Adventures in the Air

by Clyde Edgerton

When Clyde Edgerton was four years old, his mother took him to the local airport to see the planes. For Edgerton, it was love at first sight. Eighteen years later, she would take him to the same airport to...


The Lady in the Palazzo: At Home in Umbria

by Marlena deBlasi

Marlena di Blasi seduced readers to fall in love with Venice, then Tuscany, with her popular and critically acclaimed books A Thousand Days in Venice and A Thousand Days in Tuscany. Now she takes readers on...


The End of the World as We Know It: Scenes from a Life

by Robert Goolrick

It was the 1950s, a time of calm, a time when all things were new and everything seemed possible. A few years before, a noble war had been won, and now life had returned to normal.

For one little boy, however,...


A Thousand Days in Venice: An Unexpected Romance

by Marlena deBlasi

Fernando first sees Marlena across the Piazza San Marco and falls in love from afar. When he sees her again in a Venice café a year later, he knows it is fate. He knows little English; she, a divorced American...


Truth Be Told: Adam Becomes Audrey

by Alexandra Bogdanovic

Synopsis:

Chastity Bono is now Chaz. Her decision to "become" a man made headlines around the world, but she is not alone. Transgender men and women frequently appear on television talk shows and reality programs...


My Diary: August 30th to November 5th, 1874

by Cornelia Adair, Malcolm Thurgood & Montagu K. Brown

Cornelia Wadsworth Adair's ancestors had pioneered in western New York, where they opened and developed large, palatial estates; and the life they lived was elegant and aristocratic. Adair too was discreetly...


Milking the Moon

by Eugene Walter, George Plimpton & Katherine Clark

FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD This sumptuous oral biography of Eugene Walter, the best-known man you've never heard of, is an eyewitness history of the heart of the last century-enlivened...


Dream Weaver: A Memoir; Music, Meditation, and My Friendship with George Harrison

by Gary Wright

Music legend Gary Wright reflects on his professional collaboration, friendship, and spiritual journey with "quiet Beatle" George Harrison.

Best known for his multiplatinum hits "Dream Weaver" and "Love is Alive,"...


An Iceberg As Big As Manhattan

by David Shukman

An Iceberg as Big as Manhattan is a gripping report on the new frontlines of science and the environment from the BBC's Science Editor, David Shukman. His skill is to get the big picture and to present it amid...


Bred of Heaven: One man's quest to reclaim his Welsh roots

by Jasper Rees

Jasper Rees has always wanted to be Welsh. But despite Welsh grandparents (and a Welsh surname) he is an Englishman: by birth, upbringing and temperament.

In this singular, hilarious love letter to a glorious...


Good Grief: Life in a Tiny Vermont Village

by Ellen Stimson

An Endless Vacation Becomes a Way of Life! One vacation changed everything.

Ellen Stimson and her husband had such a wonderful time in Vermont that they wondered what living there would really be like. “What...


A New Day

by Jon Secada

As one of the first successful Latin crossover artists, Jon Secada dominated the pop music charts in the early 90s, releasing hits such as Just Another Day and Angel and winning multiple Grammy Awards. As...


The Dogs Were Rescued (and So Was I)

by Teresa J. Rhyne

A NEW memoir from #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Dog Lived (and So Will I)

We rescue dogs and bring them into our lives...and often they rescue us in return.

What would cause a cheese-loving, meat-eating...


Saving Simon: How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion

by Jon Katz

In this heartfelt, thoughtful, and inspiring memoir, New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz tells the story of his beloved rescue donkey, Simon, and the wondrous ways that animals make us wiser and kinder...


I Stand Corrected: How Teaching Western Manners in China Became Its Own Unforgettable Lesson

by Eden Collinsworth

A fascinating fusion of memoir, manners, and cultural history from a successful businesswoman well versed in the unique challenges of working in contemporary China.

During the course of a career that has, quite...


When Fraser Met Billy: An Autistic Boy, a Rescue Cat, and the Transformative Power of Animal Connections

by Louise Booth

In the spirit of A Street Cat Named Bob and Dewey comes a mother’s touching, true account of how a rescue cat named Billy transformed her autistic boy’s life.

Louise Booth and her husband had always dreamed...


From Hell to Heaven to Hell

by Jim Grundy & Chalfant-Eckert Publising

Inside the pages of this book you will discover a captivating man's story of life growing up poor in West Virginia. The son of a coal miner, drifting after graduation trying to find his way in the world, moving...


The Cliff Walk: A Memoir of a Job Lost and a Life Found

by Don J. Snyder

Five years ago, Don Snyder was teaching English at Colgate University. He was forty years old and had a wife, three children, a new baby on the way, and what seemed like a secure middle-class future. But then...


Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America

by Linda Tirado

One of the Best 5 Books of 2014 — Esquire

"I’ve been waiting for this book for a long time. Well, not this book, because I never imagined that the book I was waiting for would be so devastatingly smart...


The Voice: My Story

by Ray Warren & Andrew Webster

Ray 'Rabbits' Warren is the legendary voice of Australian sports commentary. People tell him he must have drunk a bottle of scotch and smoked a packet of cigarettes every day to have the voice that he has. That's...